Excellent review for de Lisle’s ‘Tudor: The Family Story’

Publishers Weekly gives an excellent review to Leanda de Lisle’s forthcoming book about the Tudors.

‘Tudor: The Family Story 1437-1603’ is published on the UK on August 29th.

This fresh take on the Tudor dynasty is history at its best. Covering everything from the Tudors’ obscure beginnings, when a Welsh squire named Owen Tudor literally fell into the lap of Henry V’s widow, Catherine of Valois, and later married her, to the death of the couple’s great-great-granddaughter, Elizabeth I…This compelling tale is driven by three-dimensional people and relationships, and de Lisle does a fantastic job of making them feel lived and dramatic.’

Read the whole review:

Nonfiction Review: Tudor: The Family Story – Publishers Weekly

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